More than 800,000 Kurds from Kobane and Shengal have fled ISIS attacks and face a bitter winter in refugee camps. The UN predicts that many vulnerable people may not survive the winter unless more aid money can be raised. 131 more words
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Combating Ebola with trust
“Our trust in each other has been dented, yet we can only combat Ebola by gaining trust, not eroding it.
That is why the support we are getting from the Caritas network through CAFOD and Trocaire – mobilising the public education awareness programme – is at the heart of building trust within our fearful communities.” 162 more words
As I am sure you are aware, the deadliest outbreak of the Ebola virus in recorded history is gripping West Africa. There are now over 10,000 people infected and more than 4,500 people have died from the virus.In view of the seriousness of the situation, the Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) has launched a major appeal, with CAFOD joining them in launching our emergency Ebola Crisis Appeal. 209 more words